Funeral services for Ezra Danzy, 88, of Simpson, Louisiana will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, December 8, 2013, at Comrade Baptist Church in Simpson with Rev. Dwayne Davis officiating. Burial will follow in the Pine Grove Cemetery in Mora, LA, under the direction of Labby Memorial Funeral Home of Leesville.
Visitation will be held Saturday, December 7th from 5 pm - 10 pm, then Sunday, December 8th, from 12 noon until service time in the church.
Ezra, the son of Mack and Lonie Danzy was born December 16, 1924, in Mora, LA. He passed away Tuesday, December 3rd at his residence in Simpson.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Inez Lambright Danzy; parents, Mack and Lonie Danzy; sisters, Agnes Norsworthy, Pearl Kile, Gertrude Gilcrease, & Joy Danzy; brothers, L.W. Danzy & Roy Danzy and grandson, William Mack Danzy.
Ezra was a lifelong residence of the Simpson / Hutton Area. He retired from the US Government Civil Service as a Dietitian. He served in the US Army and was a World War II Veteran. The loved animal having raised cattle and then goats. He would always rise a garden that would give him plenty to give away.
Ezra is survived by his son, Roger & Joan Danzy of Pineville, LA; daughter, Carolyn & Tom Steinfeldt of Appleton, WI; six grandchildren; ten great grandchildren and three great great grandchildren.